Sunrise Beach Park is a 82.0-acre scenic site with 2,135 linear feet of shoreline, the campsite lies next to a grassy meadow with a parking lot and decrepit carport above the water
Approach: Cobble beach with a log structure like a ranch entrance and wood fence marking the location. Longer walk at low tide.
Location: Just north of Gig Harbor on the west side of Colvos Passage. South of Point Richmond.
Hazards: South end of Colvos Passage subjected to some strong and unusual currents
Sites: 1 large campsite uphill from the beach with room for 4-5 tents
Sanitation: Port-a-potty up at parking lot
Fires: None allowed
Fees: $8 per boat
Special Considerations: Homes nearby, please be considerate
Natural History: Sunrise Beach Park lies with over 2,400 feet of waterfront on Colvos Passage. The park offers forest paths and steep trails with views of Vashon Island, Mount Rainier and the water. The plateau property consists of meadow with views of Puget Sound and dense woodland stands with a wetland swamp. The beach provides access to a popular scuba diving destination. Colvos Passage Marine Preserve lies south of the Park.
Latitude: W 122° 33.359′
Longitude: N 47° 20.963′